- The definition of an enhancement is an add-on or improvement that makes something better.
When a new wing is added to a home to make it bigger and better, this is an example of an enhancement.
Any improvement made to a software package or hardware device. Sometimes enhancements are really bug fixes in disguise.
Variant of enhance
- to make greater, as in cost, value, attractiveness, etc.; heighten; augment
- to improve the quality or condition of
- to improve electronically the quality or clarity of (a photograph or other image) as by means of a computer
Origin: Middle English enhauncen ; from Anglo-French enhauncer ; from Old French enhaucier ; from Vulgar Latin an unverified form inaltiare ; from in-, en- plush an unverified form altiare, to raise ; from Classical Latin altus, high